Military Illustrated Modeller – August 2019

(Ann) #1
AFV Edition 

MIM takes the trip to

'model-kit city' in Japan

to find the new armour

products from this year's

Shizuoka Hobby Show


his year's Shizuoka Hobby Show
followed the familiar format of
past years, with a presentation
of Tamiya's new items at
company headquarters, allowing
Tamiya's loyal group of international
agents to see the products first-
hand and before anyone else. The
1:35 German Heavy Self-Propelled

Howitzer 'Hummel' Sd.Kfz.165 (Late
Production) was the new release
this year and is hotly anticipated by
armour modellers. The kit is mostly
all-new, with just the lower hull,
suspension bogies/road wheels taken
the 2014 Sd.Kfz.164 'Nashorn' kit
(35335). Read on to see some of the

Tamiya 1:16 RC Sheridan

It was a while coming, but the big, full-option
radio control M551 is now here!
Free download pdf